Author Archives: Justin Wells

About Justin Wells

Justin was born a sports fan. From the Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Mavericks, and Texas Rangers, he fell in love with sports at a young age. Justin lettered in football, basketball, baseball, and cross country in high school. He continued his playing career in basketball at LeTourneau University (98-01). Before becoming the Inside Texas Web Editor in August of 2013, Justin was a high school coach, helped UH and Baylor with scouting and summer football camps, worked in the oilfield, and was the editor at HornSports and writer at the East Texas Sports Network. Raised in a family of Aggies, Justin broke away from the regime when he was 12, attended his first Texas football game in 1995 and has been hooked ever since.

Inside Texas Podcast: West Virginia

The Texas defense at West Virginia. (Will Gallagher/IT)

Charlie Strong and the Longhorns host No. 25 West Virginia on Saturday at DKR. This week’s Inside Texas Podcast with Justin Wells and Ian Boyd look back at Tech, talk Texas-WVU with SB Nation’s Jason Kirk, and finish with team and recruiting updates. Join Us at 12:00pm(CT) LIVE !!

UT topples Tech, 34-13

Texas at Texas Tech. (Justin Wells/IT)

Texas and head coach Charlie Strong needed a win in the worst way. Thank God for Texas Tech. Out of all the times Texas has beaten its conference neighbors in West Texas, the Longhorns had never won on November 1st versus Tech (0-3).

Mission accomplished.

Recruiting Notebook – 10/27/14

Grayland Arnold. (courtesy of Kountze athletics)

This week’s Recruiting Notebook goes far east to Connecticut, stops by South Florida, then makes a return trip to DFW and East Texas. Inside Texas goes far and wide for the best of the nation’s top prospects and potential future Longhorns.